7-11 Group


THE APPLICATION PROCESS 

The application process for Operation Triple Threat (OTT) requires a number of steps. Each step is explained in detail below. Here is a check list to make sure you won't forget a thing: 
  1. Application Form
  2. Head shot
  3. Processing fee
  4. Live Audition - SATURDAY JUNE 9TH, 2018 at 10:00am (Video Audition JUNE 8TH, 2018)

For information about late applications/auditions please scroll down.

1) APPLICATION FORM- Deadline- May 18th, 2018
PLEASE NOTE: All Candidates MUST submit an official application form to be considered for auditions.

Please click on the following link to apply online: 2018- 2019 Application Form- 7-11 Group.

2) HEAD SHOT
Each applicant must submit one 8" x 10" head shot on audition day (or via mail if submitting a video audition).
Orientation: Portrait
Each head shot should be clearly labelled at the back with the applicants:
Name
Age
Telephone Number and/or Cell number
Email Address
 
 

3) EARLY PROCESSING FEE 
There is an EARLY Application processing fee of $40.00.
Your application will not be processed unless this fee is paid.
LATE APPLICATION FEES: on the day of or late applications- $50.00
PAYMENT OPTIONS
ONLINE PAYMENTS We accept major credit cards / PayPal payments- a payment request/electronic invoice will be sent to you once your application has been processed. (5% surcharge applies)

DROP OFF: 
Drop off payments in a clearly labeled envelope to the front desk or in the white mailbox at OTT Performing Arts Academy.

COMING FROM BRIDGETOWN

If you are driving:
Go east along Rockley Main Rd. Pass Chefette Restaurant (on left) and the TIki Bar (on right). As soon as you pass Bert's Bar (on the left), take the left turn on to Abbeville Rd. Follow the road as it makes a sharp turn to the left around a white coral stone wall. Continue till you reach the dead-end. Park or enter through the drive way. between the two buildings. The building will be directly head of you.

If you are walking / taking public transportation :
Go east along Rockley Main Rd. Pass Chefette Restaurant (on left) and the TIki Bar (on right).  You'll see a large blue wall on the left. There is a covered walk way by the blue wall. Walk through it, up a slight incline and as soon as you exit the covered area, ascend the steps on the right.

COMING FROM RENDEZVOUS

If you are driving:
Take a right at the bottom of Rendezvous Hill.  Go west along Worthing Main Rd. Pass Mojo's (on right) and Coral Mist Beach Hotel (on left). Pass Garden Road Number 1 (on right). Then take next right unto Abbevile  Rd. Follow the road as it makes a sharp turn to the left around a white coral stone wall. Continue till you reach the dead-end. Park or enter through the drive way. between the two buildings. The building will be directly head of you. 

If you are walking taking public transportation.
Go west along Worthing Main Rd. Pass Mojo's (on right) and Coral Mist Beach Hotel (on left). Pass Bert's bar (on right). You'll see a large blue wall on the right. There is a covered walk way by the blue wall. Walk through it, up a slight incline and as soon as you exit the covered area, ascend the steps on the right.

MAIL to:  [CLEARLY INDICATE who / what the payment is for]
Operation Triple Threat 
Admissions Department
Rockley Main Rd.
Christ Church
Barbados BB15152

4) 7-11 yrs. AUDITION PREP INFO.

Auditions, and the art of auditioning, are integral to the growth and development of all artists. There is no need to be intimidated by the audition process. Our judges are very encouraging and give helpful feedbackIf you are on the island you MUST do the live audition. You may submit a video audition ONLY if you are going to be out of the island on audition days. 

FOR LINKS TO HELPFUL AUDITION TIPS- Scroll to the bottom of the page.

Live Auditions

LOCATION: OTT Performing Arts Academy, Rockley, Christ Church

HOW TO PREPARE

1) Prepare a 16-bar or one-minute portion of a song, which showcases your vocal ability and range. Candidates should sing their musical selection a cappella or provide recorded accompaniment.  Please time selections carefully.

2) Be ready to take part in the OTT Group Dance Audition
Candidates should:
>>Wear flexible clothing to the live audition.
>>Be prepared to stay for “call-backs” on audition day.
PLEASE ALSO SEE below for "OTHER LIVE AUDITION INFO"

Video Auditions
(For International Applicants OR persons who cannot make it to the live auditions).

HOW TO PREPARE
1) Prepare a 16-bar or one-minute portion of a song, which showcases your vocal ability and range. Candidates can sing their musical selection a cappella or with accompaniment.  Please time selections carefully.
2) Prepare a 1-minute Dance solo. Dance solos can be any genre of dance, once it adequately shows off your ability to move to music.

METHOD OF SUBMISSION
>> Video auditions can be submitted electronically or via regular mail.>>EMAIL: Your YOUTUBE Video link to info.operationtriplethreat@gmail.com, along with the above mentioned photo/ headshot.
>>MAIL: your (CLEARLY LABELLED) audition DVD, along with your photo/headshot and printed application to: 
    Operation Triple Threat

    Admission Department
    Rockley Main Rd.
    Christ Church
    Barbados BB15152
**IMPORTANT**
>>Make sure you that your name, as well as the title of each piece you are performing is clearly stated in the recording. 
>>State whether or not you have electronically submitted your application or if you have sent it by traditional mail.
ADDITIONAL LIVE AUDITION INFO

MUSICAL ACCOMPANIMENT/BACKING TRACKS
**Please note that Accompaniment/Backing tracks for Singing Auditions is OPTIONAL**

CDs
>>Accompaniment for your singing audition should be on a clearly labelled CD with your name, and the song title written on it. 
>>All CDs must be HANDED IN AT THE REGISTRATION DESK as soon as you arrive on Audition Day.

IPODS /MP3-Players
>> You may also bring your music on an IPOD / MP3-Player.
>>Make sure to create a separate playlist for the track for your audition. 
>> Bring your IPOD in a clearly labelled Ziploc bag, with your name and the song title(s) written on it.


Remember to PICK UP all CDs /IPODS as you exit the audition. 
Operation Triple Threat will not be held responsible for any lost/stolen CDs or IPODS.

CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINKS TO 
HELPFUL AUDITION TIPS 
Operation Triple Threat is in no way affiliated to the following companies or institutions below.
LATE APPLICATIONS / AUDITIONS
LATE APPLICATION FEE: $50.00.

LATE VIDEO AUDITIONS- Late video auditions may be accepted. LATE APPLICATION FEE: $50.00


LATE PRIVATE LIVE AUDITIONS- Private live auditions are only an option if you have missed the group Live Audition date. These auditions are subject to the schedule /availability of OTT staff members. COST: $100.00 plus the LATE APPLICATION FEE: $50.00.


Please note that Late Video & Private auditions are also subject to our enrolment quota.

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